Remote (PST hours)

Freelance Senior Designer

<p><span style="font-weight: 300;">Instrument is excited to connect with designers who are open to contract engagements for immediate and future needs with the agency. We are looking for enthusiastic collaborators who are passionate about their craft and flexible in their work engagements, joining our teams for a few months, a few weeks or just a few days. We encourage you to submit your materials with as much detail as possible so we are able to thoughtfully consider you for freelance needs as they arise.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 300;"><br></span><span style="font-weight: 300;">We’re looking for freelance designers who are dedicated to details and have an eye for UX thinking and sharp visual design. You’re a big picture thinker and clear communicator who’s able to work both autonomously and collaboratively on projects that demand wide-ranging skills in visual design, user experience, and user interface. You’re not precious about any one solution, because you know that exploration and iteration get you to the right answer. You’ll most often be embedded in our team, rather than working as a satellite, so your contributions will be fully integrated into our workflow.</span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>What You’ll Do: </strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Become an embedded member of a multi-disciplinary team in a highly collaborative environment with diverse perspectives and expertise</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Design digital brand systems, websites, products, and a wide variety of other digital experiences </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Take ideas from concept to build ready assets, employing sharp UX thinking, art direction, storytelling, and systems design</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Work closely with strategists, writers, producers, and developers to foster innovation and ensure feasibility and fidelity of final output</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Embrace challenges and inspire new ways of thinking and approaching design problems</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 300;"> </span></p> <p><strong>What You’ll Bring:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Demonstrated experience shipping exceptional work, with your role clearly defined on each project in your portfolio</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Experience working on cross-disciplinary teams</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Ability to move quickly to prove out ideas</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Strong understanding of current industry tools with the ability to adapt to new technologies</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Strategic problem-solving skills and the capacity to distill complex information into meaningful concepts, ideas, and designs</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Strong written and verbal communication skills</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Curiosity, humility, and a passion for doing great work</span></li> </ul>